Europe’s most glamorous competition, the UEFA Champions League held its draw for its 2017/2018 group stages yesterday with some fantastic draws and matchups expected, here is a group by group analysis and likely teams to go into the next round.
Group A: Benfica, Man United, FC Basel, CSKA Moscow
Manchester United make
Last night we were treated to the best Champions League final in recent times. The defending champions were aiming to be the first club to successfully defend club football's most prestigious trophy since AC Milan 3 decades ago. If that is not incentive enough, the all time record holders were
What a game; let me be the first to say this about last night's final; it was the first final I was left utterly disappointed by the performance of the team I learnt my support too since the 2011 final between Manchester United and Barcelona. Juventus were disappointing; however after
An assuaging night Awaits us at the National Stadium in Cardiff, well, not until hostilities replaces it at kick off where the Old Lady looks to outwit the classy Los Blancos from Spain.
Real Madrid are looking to complete a double for the first time since 1958 while Juventus are on
After playing 12 games, in which they scored 21 goals and conceded 3, winning 9 and only 3 draws, Massimo Allegri’s Juventus befittingly take their place in the finals of the most glamorous club competition, the UEFA Champions league, the old ladies are up against the defending champions, the newly
The week featured semi-finals of Europe’s elite competitions with the Champions league and the Europa League in its last four stage, after the pairings were made, a lot of pundits and football lovers expected tight encounters with most of the games deemed to go down the wire and some even
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A classic Ronaldo hat-trick put Atlético to the sword on Tuesday leaving Diego Simeone's men needing a miracle to book a place in Cardiff. Here are the things we learned from the clash at the Santiago Bernabeu.
1. Subdued Colcherenos
This absolutely shook for a fact, never seen a Simeone team so
The Semi finalist for this year's UEFA Champions League are now known; yes there have been controversies, ranging from rescheduling of a match after a terrorist attack to refereeing mistakes across all the Quarter Final ties; it did leave a bitter and sour taste in the mouth. The refereeing issues
It's not every time a football-filled month like April comes around. Featuring derbies in England, Italy, Germany, Spain, Scotland, April 2017 is a football lover's dream come true.
Icing on the cake? Champions League football sandwiched somewhere in between the already-hectic football schedule.
The reunion between Ancelotti and Real Madrid, the clash